• About
  • Tawhid
  • Islamic Ethics
  • Woman in Islam
  • Wednesday, March 2, 2011

    Prophets' Names in Islam and Their Ages

    Prophets' Names in Islam and Their Ages

    One of the pillars of faith (Imaan) in Islam is to believe in the prophets of God. there are 25 prophets that we must believe in, and we also better to know their names, ages, even their histories. Because it is too long history of 25 prophets, then this post will only mention the names of 25 prophets and their ages, as follows :
    • Prophet Adam Alaihis Salaam, his age was 930 years
    • Prophet Idrees Alaihis Salaam, his age was 356 years
    • Prophet Nuuh (Noah) Alaihis Salaam, his age was 1450 years
    • Prophet Ibrahiim (Abraham) Alaihis Salaam, his age was 195 years
    • Prophet Ismaeel Alaihis Salaam, his age was 137 years
    • Prophet Ishaaq Alaihis Salaam, his age was 180 years
    • Prophet Ayyuub Alaihis Salaam, his age was 146 years
    • Prophet Ya'quub Alaihis Salaam, his age was 144 years
    • Prophet Yusuuf (Joseph) Alaihis Salaam, his age was 110 years
    • Prophet Musa (Moses) Alaihis Salaam, his age was 123 years
    • Prophet Haaruun Alaihis Salaam, his age was 119 years
    • Prophet Dawud Alaihis Salaam, his age was 70 years
    • Prophet Sulaeeman Alaihis Salaam, his age was 180 years
    • Prophet Zakariya Alaihis Salaam, his age was 300 years
    • Prophet Yahya Alaihis Salaam, his age was 95 years
    • Prophet Syu'aib Alaihis Salaam, his age was 254 years
    • Prophet Sholeeh Alaihis Salaam, his age was 180 years
    • Prophet Huud Alaihis Salaam, his age was 165 years
    • Prophet Isa (Jesus) Alaihis Salaam, before lifted, his age was 33 years
    • The last Prophet Muhammad Sallallahu Alaihi Wa Sallam (peace be upon him), his age was 63 years

    Plus the names of prophets whose age are not known and if it is possible, we'd better search more literature to know their ages, they are as follows :
    • Prophet Yasa' Alaihis Salaam
    • Prophet Dzulkifli Alaihis Salaam
    • Prophet Ilyaas Alaihis Salaam
    • Prophet Yunuus Alaihis Salaam
    • Prophet Luuth Alaihis Salaam
    Those are the names and ages of prophets in Islam, so the total are 25 prophets.

    Related Posts
    Disqus Comments